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Jay Pharoah

Jay Pharoah was born on October 14, 1987 in Chesapeake, Virginia, USA as Jared Antonio Farrow. He is an actor, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), Ride Along (2014) and Top Five (2014). See full bio »
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 2010-2015 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Barack Obama / Kanye West / ...
- Miley Cyrus (2015) ... Drake / Various
- Louis C.K./Rihanna (2015) ... Various
 2014 Top Five
 2014 Balls Out
 2014 Portlandia (TV Series)
- Ecoterrorists (2014) ... Jay-Z (voice)
 2014 Ride Along
 2012 Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (TV Series)
Barack Obama / Guy / Patron
- Episode #3.2 (2012) ... Barack Obama
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... Guy / Patron
 2011 The Cookout 2 (TV Movie)
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I did impressions when I was little, [too]...I didn't have no friends, so I made them up!


Was born premature with a twin brother. His twin died at birth. See more »


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